Law360: O’Melveny Vet Would Bring Youth, Diversity To DC Circuit

June 15, 2022

Bradley N. Garcia, President Biden’s latest nominee to the DC Circuit Court of Appeals, would be the first Latino on the court if confirmed by the Senate. The 35-year-old, who currently serves as a deputy assistant attorney general in the DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel, was previously a partner at O’Melveny & Myers LLP where he focused on appellate law and complex litigation. “He is a terrific lawyer and terrific person, and he will be a terrific appellate judge,” said Jonathan Hacker, who chairs O’Melveny’s Supreme Court and Appellate Litigation Practice. “Brad’s modesty and good humor mask the razor-sharp intellect that made him such a successful advocate.” O’Melveny chair Bradley J. Butwin added, “I am confident that our nation will be well-served by Brad’s exceptional talent, dedication, and judgment.”

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